Date of Birth:
27 February 1923
Dexter Gordon played in 1 movies in the Drama, Music, Music genres.
Dexter Gordon got succeed with average imdb rating 7.2.
Dexter Gordon was considered one of the greatest jazz saxophonists ever, During his heyday, namely `45-`80, he played tenor sax with many of the all-time jazz greats, including Lionel Hampton, Louis Armstrong, Billy Eckstine and many others. In the 60s, he left his vices behind and created some wonderful music. He played in Europe extensively where he was very popular and lived there for the most part during the 60s and the early to mid 70s. Around 1977, he returned to America and made some well... Read more